Teacher-Bilingual (English/Spanish)

Bethany Christian Services East Lansing , MI 48825

Posted 7 days ago

Teacher-Bilingual (English/Spanish)

Requisition #: req1976

Location: East Lansing, MI

Hours: Full-time

Bethany Christian Service's heart is for children. Our mission is to demonstrate the love and compassion of Jesus Christ by protecting children, empowering youth, and strengthening families through quality social services. Partnering with families for the well-being of children is our top priority.

As a Teacher, you will provide daily educational services (including ESL support) to residents and work closely with the certified teacher assigned to the residents to ensure the clients are successful in the on-line educational program.

  • Provide daily school routine for children of a variety ages and educational backgrounds. Oversee each student's educational plan, provide initial educational assessment and oversee all curriculum development.

  • Participate as a team member and attend meetings with treatment team members to discuss children's behavior in classroom if necessary.

  • Provide program coordinator and/or program manager with weekly updates of students. Attend training provided internally and in the community and apply newly gained knowledge in providing services.

  • Be available to translate both written and verbal communication for program clientele and staff.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • BA/BS in Education.

  • Demonstrate ability to be flexible, creative and able to work in a diverse setting.

  • Demonstrated verbal and written communications skills.

  • Demonstrated ability to teach students English as well as all other basic educational topics. Demonstrated familiarity with educational curriculum and providing educational assessments.

  • Computer skills sufficient to perform essential functions.

  • Maintain a reliable automobile with adequate insurance coverage.

  • Knowledge of state, community and agency resources.

  • Prior work experience with refugee or minority families and demonstrated cross-cultural sensitivity.

  • Subscription to and integration of the agency Statement of Faith, Mission Statement, and Cultural Diversity Commitment.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Prior experience teaching ELL and/or ESL.

  • Prior work experience with refugee or minority families and demonstrated cross-cultural sensitivity.

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Teacher-Bilingual (English/Spanish)

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